Mairtown Free Kindergarten Northland

K1 teacher – Northland Kindergarten Association

Early learning / kōhanga reo, Kindergarten teacher

English, Health and physical education, Learning languages, Mathematics and statistics, Science, Social sciences, Technology, Te reo Māori, The arts

  Suitable for beginning teachers
Listed 9:53 AM 03 November 2021
Closes 2pm 18 November 2021
Vacancy reference #: 1HAQvu

NKA is seeking an enthusiastic and capable teacher to join the team at this kindergarten, Whangarei. This 0.5 position will commence on Wednesday 12 January 2022.

Children’s strengths, interest and passions are supported by the teaching team as they scaffold each child’s growing learner identity. Areas that are very important to this kindergarten are nature-based education, play-based learning, art as a language for children and supporting children’s social and emotional well-being. Our kindergarten is part of the Enviroschools in the Early Years network and runs a weekly Nature Programme.

We have a team of 4.5 teachers, and a part-time administrator. The kindergarten operates five 6-hour sessions Monday to Friday catering for 40 children between 2 and 6 years of age, this kindergarten operates for 48 weeks per year. This 20-hour position will have varying daily hours.

This kindergarten is part of a network of 25 kindergartens within the NKA. The kindergarten is supported by a professional practice and management team. NKA adheres to the employment conditions as offered in the Kindergarten Teacher, Head Teachers and Senior Teachers Collective Agreement 2019-2022.

Applicants must hold a recognised New Zealand ECE qualification (minimum Dip Teaching ECE), current practising certificate, first aid certificate plus evidence of being vaccinated for Covid 19.

2021 ECE graduate students are also welcomed to apply, NKA provides excellent support for registration and mentoring.

Closing date for applications and referees’ reports are the same.  

Download an application pack and a position description from the NKA website or email to request an application pack and position description.

How to apply

Please send your CV and direct enquiries to:

Appointments Secretary
Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141
(09) 435 9099 extn 8

Vacancy link:

Vacancy reference #:1HAQvu

Listed 9:53 AM 03 November 2021
Closes 2pm 18 November 2021

Mairtown Free Kindergarten NZ

ECE centre details

Mairtown Free Kindergarten

Type: Free Kindergarten
Maximum licenced places: 40

Service ID: 5013
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Physical address:
21 Princes Street, Mairtown, Whangarei

Postal Address:
P O Box 4005, Kamo, Whangarei 0141